Proceedings of the 2013 International Conference on Advances in Social Science, Humanities, and Management

An Analysis on the Phenomenon of English Elision and Its Formation

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Li-hua MA
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Keywords
Principle of Least Effort spoken chain contextual elision
Abstract
As a common phenomenon in human language elision is of great significance to language learners. This essay explores the phonological rules concerning elision and presents the array of elision phenom-ena and their constraints on both vowels and consonants, hoping it help learners to acquire English phonetics better.
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